Police Name Replacement for Unit that Raided Atlanta Eagle bar
The Red Dog Unit of the Atlanta Police Department is being replaced by a new tactical unit.
According to a report from Stephanie Ramage, the new unit will be called APEX, which stands for Atlanta Proactive Enforcement & Interdiction.
Police spokeswoman Officer Kim Jones confirmed the name had changed. She said police will hold an event to formerly announce the new unit, but that she didn't have a date yet.
Police announced in February that the Red Dog Unit would be disbanded and replaced. The new unit "will be a highly-trained, competent force,” Police Chief George Turner said in February.